biorxivr: Search and Download Papers from the bioRxiv Preprint Server

The bioRxiv preprint server ( is a website where scientists can post preprints of scholarly texts in biology. Users can search and download PDFs in bulk from the preprint server. The text of abstracts are stored as raw text within R, and PDFs can easily be saved and imported for text mining with packages such as 'tm'.

Version: 0.1.3
Depends: XML
Suggests: knitr
Published: 2016-04-06
Author: Edmund Hart [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Edmund Hart <edmund.m.hart at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: ChangeLog
CRAN checks: biorxivr results


Reference manual: biorxivr.pdf
Vignettes: Using biorxivr
Package source: biorxivr_0.1.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: biorxivr_0.1.3.tgz, r-oldrel: biorxivr_0.1.3.tgz
Old sources: biorxivr archive


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